Brad Tavares believes Tim Boetsch will be gunning for a conservative victory, not an exciting fight, when the pair meet at UFC Fight Night 47 later this summer.Filed under: News, UFC more
Third time's the charm for Thiago Tavares?
The Brazilian veteran, who was forced to cancel his featherweight debut twice due to injuries, will attempt his first cut to 145 pounds on August 16, when he takes on Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine. UFC announced the match-up on Twitter.
Tavares (18-5-1) decided to drop down to 145 pounds following a quick submission victory over Justin Salas in November, in Brazil, but couldn’t compete against Zubaira Tukhugov and Tom Niinimaki i more
Jeremy Stephens has been a member of the UFC roster since May 2007. However, after numerous ups and downs, he’s been told he’s just a win away from a title shot.Filed under: News, UFC more
According to Reebok executive John Lynch, the company wanted to partner with an athlete “who had explosive speed, and bold, confident style.” Enter Anthony Pettis.Filed under: News, UFC more
At the same time, "The Prodigy" is sad that it came at the expense of his friend Chael Sonnen's two failed drug tests. On the heels of the news that Chael Sonnen had failed a second consecutive drug test, B.J. Penn had a smile on his face.
No, "The Prodigy" isn't elated that "The American Gangster" got caught -- they're actually good friends -- but because athletic commissions are now testing for human growth hormone (HGH) and erythropoietin (EPO); the two banned substances Sonnen tested positiv more
With UFC 175: "Weidman vs. Machida" coming to a close late last night (Sat., July 5, 2014) -- and the Middleweight title fight between division champion Chris Weidman against Lyoto Machida closing the promotion's annual Independence Day pay-per-view (PPV) event -- check out the LIVE post-fight press conference video stream below from Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring company president Dana White and all the other important mixed martial arts (MMA) players.
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LAS VEGAS – Check out the full hourlong post-UFC 175 media scrum with UFC President Dana White.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
In addition, the women's bantamweight bout between Shayna Baszler vs. Bethe Correia remains in "The Golden State," but moves from UFC 176 in "The City of Angels" to UFC 177 in Sacramento.
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is shipping a couple of bouts across the country, as two match ups slated for UFC 176 in Los Angeles, Calif., postponed after losing its headlining title fight, will now find a spot at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine.
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With UFC 176 having been scrapped due to an injury to featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the process of distributing the rest of the fight card is underway. And the co-main event fighters from that card are now headed to Connecticut, according to UFC president Dana White.
White tweeted out that middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo Souza are headed for UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Resort Casino on September 5. And right now that fight could be slotted one of two ways.
"I don't know more